Jiangsu reported one new case of human infection with H7N9 avian influenza virus
At 17:54 on April 14, 2014 / Source: China News Network
BEIJING, Changzhou April 14 (Reporter Don Juan) on the 14th, the reporter learned from the CDC, Changzhou, Jiangsu Province, new confirmed cases of H7N9 avian influenza case of human infection. The patient is currently receiving treatment in Changzhou, a critical condition. This is also the city's first case of human infection this year confirmed H7N9 avian influenza.
It is understood that a 52-year-old patient, Chongqing, unemployed. April 10 clinic, April 13 Changzhou exacerbations go to hospital for treatment. Day, Changzhou CDC laboratory test results for the H7N9 avian influenza virus nucleic acid positive. April 13, regular City Group of Experts on the diagnosis of avian influenza H7N9 confirmed cases of human infection in this case.
After investigation, the close contacts of the cases of seven, have been implemented under medical observation, fever or respiratory symptoms not currently appear. Changzhou Municipal Health Bureau is organizing experts to make every effort in the case of rescue work and the implementation of the epidemic prevention and control measures.
There is no evidence that the H7N9 bird flu can spread from person to person, so people need not panic. Public health department recommends: usually maintain good personal hygiene, keeping the home and workplace environment clean and well-ventilated state, enhance physical fitness and immunity, as little as possible to the crowded, polluted air spaces, to minimize its secretion and poultry contact with objects, once the symptoms of acute respiratory infection, fever, cough occurs, especially high fever, difficulty breathing, should seek immediate medical attention. (End)